I have been feeding humming birds for years in my Valley Cottage backyard. They are tiny wonders of nature that never cease to amaze me.They have the ability to hover in mid-air or fly forward,
Attracting Hummingbirds In Valley Cottage
I keep my liquid hummingbird feeder filled with a mixture of 4 parts water to 1 part white sugar. You just bring the mixture to a boil until sugar is dissolved and store in fridge. The nectar should be replaced every few days in really hot weather and once a week or so rest of the season. You will read about red food dye being bad for them on line, but I never been able to find any research to substantiate that claim. I put a drop in and just think the feeder looks so much better red than clear. Put a feeder out for yourself and enjoy one of the wonders of nature native to Rockland County, New York.
My love of the real estate business began when I first started investing in residential and commercial properties in 1982. I found that my life-long residency of Rockland County, my eight years on the....